On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1965

Historical Events

  • Beatles record "That Means A Lot"; unhappy with the results, it was given to P.J. Proby to record, the Beatles version was not released until 1996 on Anthology 2
  • Ranger 8 makes hard landing on the Moon, returns photos, other data
  • Turkish government of Uerguplu forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Federica Moro, Carate Brianza Italy, Miss Italy (1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Immler, German actor (Zapata's Gang, Madame DuBarry), dies at 85
1965 Highlights

About February 20, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces